More than one Yuzawa in Japan!

For those of you heading this way to ski or snowboard with us this season, just a note of warning…. There is more than one Yuzawa in Japan. We are

A great place to learn. What to look for in a beginner ski/snowboard resort.

If you are new to skiing or snowboarding all the different choices can be a bit baffling. This can be especially true for Yuzawa, which, measured by visitor numbers is

Our Rental Recommendation

[UPDATE for 2017/18 Winter – Prices in this post are still current, so this remains a good value option.] If you need ski rental or snowboard rental for your trip

Snow Japan Updates 2016-17

The team at snowjapan.com have been busy and have just rolled out a big update to their site. It was already a great resource for all things ski and snow

Happy My Birthday Campaign in Echigo Yuzawa Onsen

Every year their is a special offer for visitors who celebrate their birthday while in Yuzawa during winter. The campaign runs from December 17th 2016 to April 30th 2017 for

Cheap Ski Package in Yuzawa – Suberimeguri 2016/17

We mentioned the Yuzawa Suberi-meguri Ski Package a while back as a great ski value option. We’ve now got a copy of the Yuzawa Suberi-meguri 2016-17 leaflet so have all

Meeting Points for Lessons

We’ve had a few questions about where to meet your instructor recently so here is a little more information. We usually arrange to meet at the resort of your choice

Snow Watch Winter 2016/17

One of the common questions we get at this time of year is what will the snow be like on a certain date. Unfortunately there is no way of knowing,

Early December Skiing & Snowboarding

From the emails we are answering at the moment, it seems that a good number of people who have holidays in early December, are heading to Japan, and would like

Kandatsu Kogen 2016-2017 Season Information

From the Kandatsu Kogen homepage: 2016-2017 Season Operation Overview. Permanently set-up Banked Slalom Course The Powder Course has been enlarged again The Almost All Night Night Ski season has been